It was gathered, that the suspect snatched a white handkerchief from a pedestrian thinking it was money and took to his heels, which led to the victim to raise an alarm which attracted other pedestrians who chased the young man, and when he was caught, he was beaten to pulp and finally set ablaze by angry mobs. The state Police Public Relations Officer, Ikenga Tochukwu when contacted, confirmed the incident, he said the body of the deceased has been recovered and investigations has begun. He added that, Police operatives attached to the Ogidi Division were the one who rushed to the scene, recovered the body.
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